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Bowen Island Accessibility Group and Camp Bowen Society Offer Phone Access to the Bowen Island Undercurrent

The Bowen Island Accessibility Group and Camp Bowen Society have made available the Bowen Island Undercurrent over the phone. those who cannot access the print or online edition of the paper due to isolation owing to the Corona Virus or who have a perceptual print disability can call +1 (604) 947-0021 and press 7 at the main menu to have the paper read to you.

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Accessibility Services

Bowen Island Accessibility Group and Camp Bowen Society Offer General Disability and Accessibility Supports

If you are an islander with a disability or who otherwise has accessibility needs, please do not hesitate to reach out if there is anything you need. You can reach the Bowen Island Accessibility Group and Camp Bowen Society through the Camp Bowen Community Outreach line at: +1 (604) 947-0021, extension 123, by email at: <biag@campbowen.ca>, or by joining the Bowen Island Accessibility Group’s Facebook group.

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Accessibility Services Accessing Information

Bowen Island Accessibility Group and Camp Bowen Society Offer Text to Phone Relay for Deaf Bowen Island Residents

The Bowen Island Accessibility Group and Camp Bowen Society are offering a text to phone call service (where a volunteer will call on a resident’s behalf and interpret for the resident via text message. This service is intended for Deaf residents of Bowen Island. Volunteers will be available to place calls from 9 AM to 9 PM Pacific. To access this service, please text +1 (778) 512-4721.

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Accessibility Services Home Delivery

Bowen Island Accessibility Group and Camp Bowen Society Offer Home Delivery and Medical Transport

The Bowen Island Accessibility Group and Camp Bowen Society are currently able to match people with volunteers and other community resources that can help access supplies, community supports, and medical appointment transportation. To access this program or to volunteer, you can reach the Bowen Island Accessibility Group and Camp Bowen Society through the Camp Bowen Community Outreach line at: +1 (604) 947-0021, extension 123, by email at: <biag@campbowen.ca>, or by joining the Bowen Island Accessibility Group’s Facebook group. Please be aware that due to social distancing guidelines, we are only able to provide medical transportation services if the appointment cannot be postponed.